PAPAPAMEDIA: What is your full name?
kidda Em: Ukuma maurice
PAPAPAMEDIA: So how did it all begin?
Kidda Em: PROFESSIONALLY, IT ALL STARTED IN 2013 WHEN I RELEASED MY FIRST SINGLE 48 WAS AN ENDIA COVER NOT TO LONG I GOT SIGHED TO A RECORD LABEL CALVIN RECORDS DEN I REALISED A NEW SONG TITTLE U CARRY FT SOLEXY INDEED THE SONG WAS A HIT IT GAVE ME MORE CONNECT WITH LEVELS RECORDS I HARD TO LIVE MY HOME TOWN AND FOLLOW MY TEAM THAT’S WHEN MUSIC STOPPED BEING A HOBBY BUT A CAREER FOR ME.
PAPAPAMEDIA: What gave you that initial push?
Kidda Em: PEOPLE AROUND ME. THEY KEPT TELLING ME AND THEY MADE ME REALISE THAT I WAS ACTUALLY GOOD AT THIS RAP THING. THAT’S WHY WHEN I GOT SIGNED, TO LEVELS RECORDS I DIDNT THINK TWICE ABOUT IT.
PAPAPAMEDIA: Tell us about your line of music
Kidda Em: I’M A HIP HOP ARTIST BY DEFUALT. I ALSO LIKE SWITCH IT UP SOMETIMES, NOTHING WRONG WITH A LITTLE VARIETY. I’M A VERSATILE ARTIST BUT BASICALLY I RAP.
PAPAPAMEDIA: Which artist have you done collabo with ?
Kidda Em: I HAVE DONE SEVERAL COLLABOS ACTUALLY, SLAVECHIZZY AUTOCLAVE AND RECENTLY I DID ONE WITH JQ. AT THE MOMENT AM WORKING A NEW SONG TITLLE DOING BETTER WHICH IT WILL NOT TAKE TO LONG THE SONG WILL BE AT DOOR STEEPS..
PAPAPAMEDIA: Which other states have you performed /put parties on?
Kidda Em: SO FAR, ABUJA AND PH.NOT AS MANY AS I’D LIKE BUT IN DUE TIME. GOD WILL MAKE IT HAPPEN
PAPAPAMEDIA:can we get one of your songs?
Kidda Em: SURE HERE IS ONE PANDA COVER ….
KIDDA EM FT JQ
PAPAPAMEDIA: What was the first event you ever played ?
Kidda Em: MISS GWAR WEST I THINK, SO
PAPAPAMEDIA:What’s the best event you’ve played ?
Kidda Em:MISS BSU 2014 I REALLY ENJOYED THE SHOW AND ALSO, AWARD NIGHT HOSTED BY DJ NELZ OR SUM…
PAPAPAMEDIA:What’s your favorite track / record / album / mix set of all time?
kidda Em: OLAMIDE THE GLORY..
PAPAPAMEDIA: What is fashion for you?
Kidda Em: FASHION IS WHAT I’M COMFORTABLE IN AND WHAT SUITS MY BRAND.
PAPAPAMEDIA: What do you think about MC’s and their role in hiphop/dance music culture?
Kidda Em: HONESTLY I DONT THINK ANYTHING ABOUT THAT, DIFFERENT STROKES FOR DIFFERENT FOLKS.
PAPAPAMEDIA: What kind of music you love listen to ?
Kidda Em: ACTUALLY I LISTEN TO ANY KIND OF MUSIC ONCE IT MAKES MEANING.
PAPAPAMEDIA :What advice would you give to your friends who are artists too ?
Kidda Em: ALWAYS LOOK UP TO GOD AND NEVER STOP GRINDING.
PAPAPAMEDIA:How do you see the music industry 4 years from now?
Kidda Em : I HOPE IT WILL BE A LOT BETTER STRUCTURED IN 4 YEARS. RIGHT NOW THERE A LOT OF AVENUES THAT AREN’T BEING EXPLOITED.
PAPAPAMEDIA:What is your love life like?
Kidda EM: I’M SO MUCH IN WITH MUSIC. ALSO, I HAVE A DEEP APPRECIATION FOR WOMEN.
PAPAPAMEDIA: Anything else you want to say? Any shouts?
KIDDA EM: FIRST, SHOUT OUT TO GOD FOR GIVING ME THIS TALENT. I’M VERY GRATEFUL.
BIG SHOUT OUT TO JQ ,TEEZY,JKOBI,SLOWINGZ,JTWARRIOR ,SOLEXY,MHISTA,BOC,TML,IZEAL
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